Archive for April, 2012

Myths about a Rhinoplasty

Nice nose!

The Rhinoplasty procedure is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures that Advanced Facial Aesthetics offers to date. There are many patients’ who have considered a Rhinoplasty, went to a consultation but haven’t followed through with surgery. This can be due to several factors but in this blog post we want to talk about […]

The Liquid Facelift

Liquid facelift videos

For those of you who are wondering what a “liquid facelift” is, no it is not someone pouring liquid on your face.  It’s just a little more complicated than that.  As we age we lose volume in our face and by simply making an appointment with Dr. Spiegel, you can take years off of your […]

How to get the most out of your Patient Care Coordinator

Plastic Surgery Tips

A Patient Care Coordinator or “PCC” is a very important factor in your consultation/surgery process. When you go to a consultation with the plastic surgeon you want to make sure that you have a PCC available to you. Why you ask? Well, a PCC is a liaison between you and your doctor to ensure that […]

How to Properly Prepare for Facial Plastic Surgery

Have a plan in place

If you are considering or have decided to proceed with cosmetic surgery on your face, congratulations! Facial cosmetic surgery is some of the most effective procedures in revitalizing the face to date. By choosing cosmetic surgery, you are investing in yourself. However, all the money that you invest isn’t half as important as the time […]

The Hottest New Trend in Plastic Surgery…Chin Implants

For those of you out there who are privy to the hottest plastic surgery news we’ve found that chin implants or “chinplants” are the newest trend in plastic surgery.  A “chinplant’ is used to accentuate the jawline and chin by gently placing a solid silicone implant underneath the chin muscle. This is a procedure that can be […]

How Does The Economy Influence Plastic Surgery Patients

Plastic surgery data

With the economy on everyone’s mind, most Americans these days have a tighter budget and are prioritizing their cosmetic surgery needs. Studies conducted last year have determined that patients are now delaying actual surgery (facelift, rhinoplasty and breast surgery) and opting for a more affordable, non surgical option (Botox, fillers and chemical treatments.)  Below is an interesting Infographic explaining […]

Transgender Miss Universe Video Interview [Good Morning America]

Transgender flag

Here is an inspiring story that many of our Transgender patient’s can relate to.  I’m sure most have heard the story of Jenna Talackova, the Canadian born Transgender women who competed for Canada’s Miss Universe pageant this year and was unlawfully disqualified for not “being a born a biological woman.”  While this is a story […]

Plastic Surgery U.S Stats [infographic]

Plastic Surgery by the numbers

The plastic surgery industry has been growing at a significant rate over the last decade. More and more people are serious about conducting body and facial plastic surgery treatments in order to feel youthful about themselves. The folks over at Best Nursing Schools recently put together this great infographic piece describing the plastic surgery numbers in […]

Miss Universe Pageant Allows Transgender Contestant Back in the Show

Last week we wrote about a transgender individual who was kicked out of Canada’s Miss Universe pageant because of a gender issue. Now, we don’t have to tell you that this obviously caused an uproar amongst the transgender community and the folks over at the Miss Universe Pageant decided to let her back into the […]

Maintaining your beauty in your 20’s, 30’s and 40’s Plastic surgery for all ages [Part 2]

Maintaining Beauty Part 2

If you read part 1 of our wonderful series you will love part 2. The wonderful 30’s age group is a great age to be, some women say their thirties was the best time of their lives!  I refuse to accept the thirtieth-birthday cliché that once you’re thirty, you’re officially “old.” However, some women actually […]